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MANTIS Ad Network
Launched in the summer of 2014, MANTIS has grown rapidly and is now the largest cannabis marketing platform in the world. As of 10/16, the MANTIS ad network reaches more than 20 million monthly readers across 325+ publishing partners including Medical Jane, Lady Bud Magazine, Elite Daily, Herb.co, DOPE Magazine, Leaf Science, The Daily Chronic, and many more. The company works to effectively connect leading brands in the industry with the audience they desire to reach. Publishers accepted into the MANTIS ad network are given complete control over the ads shown on their …
Marijuana Policy Project (MPP)
The Marijuana Policy Project was founded in 1995 in Washington, DC. The founders were members of NORML, but felt the organization should be more proactive. In turn, they broke away and started the MPP. In the time since its inception, the Marijuana Policy Project has garnered support from a number of influential parties and their advisory board includes celebrities like Jack Black, Bill Maher, Adrienne Curry, and Jesse Ventura. They have been instrumental to a number of changes in cannabis policy at the state level and aims to have the same effect on a national scale.
National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA)
Founded in 2010, The National Cannabis Industry Association (NCIA) is a trade organization for the cannabis industry. It serves to provide canna-businesses with a voice in Washington, D.C. The NCIA is led by industry leaders with the intent to speak for the needs of the rapidly-growing cannabis industry. Additionally, they allow members to choose who will serve on the board of directors with annual elections.
Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS)
Founded in 1986, the Multidisciplinary Association for Psychedelic Studies (MAPS) is a 501(c)(3) non-profit research and educational organization that develops medical, legal, and cultural contexts for people to benefit from the careful uses of psychedelics and marijuana.
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The Emerald Cup 2016
The 13th Annual Emerald Cup will be held this December 10th & 11th at Sonoma County Fairgrounds, Santa Rosa, CA. The festival will include music, expanded cannabis contests, keynote speakers, vendors, art, and more.
2017 International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC)
The 2017 International Cannabis Business Conference (ICBC) will be hosting an event in Berlin, Germany on April 11-12th. Germany is the most powerful economic engine in the European Union and can help lead the global cannabis market. The country is pushing forward with medical marijuana, and private companies will soon be cultivating cannabis that will be supplied to patients through pharmacies. Some federal States such as Berlin, Bremen or Hamburg are also considering implementing recreational models at a later date. As the de facto capital of Europe, and one of the most progressive cities on the planet, Berlin …
INDO EXPO Trade Show – 2017
The INDO EXPO Trade Show will be hosting its next event January 28-29, 2017 at the Denver Mart in Denver, CO. The Indo Expo Trade Show looks to assist in building relationships between growers, manufacturers, wholesalers, retailers, and the public. This show will provide a safe business environment as well as a forum for building business relationships and exchanging ideas and information. In addition, the Indo Expo will support the growth of the industry both locally and nationally by bringing together industry professionals from around the country.
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Raphael Mechoulam is an Israeli organic chemist and professor of Medicinal Chemistry at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem in Israel. Mechoulam is best known for his work (together with Y. Gaoni) in the isolation, structure elucidation and total synthesis of Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol, the main active principle of cannabis and for the isolation and the identification of the endogenous cannabinoids anandamide from the brain and 2-arachidonoyl glycerol (2-AG) from peripheral organs together with his students, postdocs and collaborators.
Chief Production Director of Tasman Health Cannabinoids Pty Ltd
Born to Dutch parents in Australia, Nevil Schoenmakers, the father of “Dutch Seed Banks,” is among the most notable names in the history of cannabis genetics. He spent years tinkering with various strains and making crosses, particularly during his time at the Cannabis Castle near Germany. Most of Schoenmakers’ genetics stem from Haze lineage. Super Silver Haze, Nevil’s collaboration with Shantibaba, finished first at three consecutive HIGH TIMES Cannabis Cups: ’97, ’98, and ’99. Another strain for which he is known for is Nevil’s Haze.
Founding Partner of Denver Relief
Ean is a third generation Denver native. He is one of the founders of a local non-profit and holds multiple leadership and board positions throughout the city in civil rights, community and cultural organizations, as well as serving as the Vice Chair of the National Cannabis Industry Association. He is an actor and real estate broker and holds a B.S. in Business Administration. A ski accident led Ean to the healing effects of medical marijuana in 2008 after suffering more than a decade of pain and permanent nerve …
Dennis Peron is an cannabis and LGBT activist who moved to San Francisco after serving in Vietnam. He may be best known for his co-authoring of Proposition 215 – California’s Compassionate Use Act of 1996. At one point, Peron even ran in the Republican primaries. Prior to all this, Peron ran the “Big Top marijuana supermarket” from home in the 1970′s. He played an integral role in the passage of a 1978 initiative to allow the personal use of cannabis in San Francisco. However, the initiative was never adopted by law enforcement. Nonetheless, Dennis organized Proposition P in 1991. The …